Embrace the rich heritage of Kalaripayattu through our comprehensive Teacher Training Course. We invite you to immerse yourself in the traditional teachings and practices of this ancient martial art form, mastering its techniques, understanding its philosophy, and developing your physical prowess. Yet, the journey doesn’t stop at personal mastery. Our TTC program equips you to carry these time-honored traditions into the future, providing you with the necessary skills to confidently teach Kalaripayattu to the next generation.


Our program guides you through the dynamic sequences of Kalugal, which improves your strength and stamina. You’ll learn the intricate Chuvadugal, Meipayattu and vadivugal for developing physical control and enhance agility. Also, train in Kolthari to learn to wield wooden weapons with precision.


The program includes a significant focus on meditation, helping you harness the power of Pranayama, the control of breath to balance energy. You will explore Bandhas, the body locks that facilitate the flow of prana or vital life force, further enhancing your mindfulness and focus.

Kalari Chikitsa

To further your understanding of the healing aspect of Kalaripayattu, we provide training in Kalari Chikitsa. You’ll gain expertise in Kalari Leg Massage, promoting healing and vitality, and learn Kizhi to treat inflammation using herbs and dhara to enhances mental calmness and physical wellbeing.

Karma Yoga

Part of your journey with us involves Karma Yoga, where you will engage in Ashram Volunteering Activities, fostering a spirit of selfless service. You’ll also have the opportunity to participate in teaching local classes, sharing the wisdom of Kalaripayattu with the community.


Learn In depth

This program takes you beyond the mere physical aspect of martial arts, exploring the spiritual insight, and mental discipline that constitute the core of Kalaripayattu. The program aims to help you understand the integral connection between mind, body, and spirit, as envisioned by this ancient martial art.

Authentic Knowledge

Our program is taught by expert practitioners who are deeply passionate about preserving and propagating the art, imbuing their teaching with their extensive knowledge and personal experiences. This gives you an authentic and comprehensive understanding of Kalaripayattu.

Teach With Confidence

Our Kalaripayattu TTC program equips you with the skills to confidently impart the wisdom of this ancient art form to others. Through rigorous practical training and comprehensive theoretical learning, you will become adept at the various techniques, forms, and teachings of Kalaripayattu.


Immersion in the Basics (3 Months)

In the first module, you will dive into the foundational aspects of Kalaripayattu. Over three months, students will learn the dynamic sequences of Kalugal and intricate Chuvadugal footwork patterns, crucial for improving your strength, stamina, and agility. Further, you will delve into the unique Vadivugal animal postures to tap into your inherent power. This module will also introduce you to Meipayattu, a critical component of Kalaripayattu involving body conditioning exercises, aiding you in mastering control over your body and mind.

Advancement in Weaponry and Techniques (2 Months)

In the second module, you will delve deeper into the art of Kalaripayattu with Kolthari training, where you will learn to skillfully handle wooden weapons. You will also be introduced to Kalari Chaviti Uzhichal, a therapeutic leg massage technique from the Kalari healing tradition. This massage promotes relaxation, stimulates blood circulation, and helps in the treatment of various musculoskeletal and neurological conditions. By the end of this module, you’ll be proficient in advanced martial techniques and gain an understanding of healing practices integral to Kalaripayattu.

Becoming a Teacher (2 Months)

The final module of our program is all about preparing you to share your knowledge with others. You will learn teaching methodologies specific to Kalaripayattu, gaining a deeper understanding of how to effectively communicate and teach this martial art. You’ll also get hands-on experience, working closely with our experienced teachers and even leading classes under their guidance. This practical experience combined with the theoretical knowledge you acquire during this module will ensure you are well-prepared to embark on your own teaching journey.


Participating in the Kalaripayattu TTC was a truly transformative experience. The course went beyond physical training, delving into the spiritual dimensions of this ancient martial art. The instructors were deeply knowledgeable and passionately committed to preserving the authenticity of Kalaripayattu. I gained not just physical strength and agility, but also a deeper sense of self-awareness and mental discipline. Furthermore, the course prepared me well to share this profound wisdom with others, equipping me with effective teaching skills. I highly recommend this program to anyone seeking a holistic journey into the heart of martial arts.